Print page

Prospect Researcher

Reference number: A4170120

Location: Bedfordshire

The RSPB is looking for a Prospect Researcher to join our ambitious High Value Partnerships team.

Based within a fast growing team, you will be responsible for leading our research in a number of areas including major donors, corporates and trusts. You will have the opportunity to build on previous work that was undertaken, while bringing a fresh, new approach to research into high value sources at the RSPB. As the team seeks to more fully develop its major donor pipeline, you will also support the newly created mid-value fundraising role.

With a prospect research background, you will have existing skills and experience in effectively researching high value sources to support applications and asks to this audience. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of GDPR and how to ensure the organisation is mindful of its responsibilities in this space.

As an ambitious fundraising team, looking to grow our income significantly in the next few years, we are keen to recruit someone who shares our passion and commitment and who understands the importance of relationship building. We would love to hear from candidates who have the appropriate skillset coupled with an appreciation of the natural environment and the threats it is under.

Salary starting at

£25,463 to £27,585 per annum, pro rata

Hours & contract information

Hours: Part time, 22.5 hours per week
Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 24 January 2020

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A4170120 on your application.

Role Profile (Word 138Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

Application details (Word 33Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Who to contact

For questions about this post
Michelle McNally

Send application details to